TUITION FEES & POLICIES

JUMP TO A SECTION
Registration Fees | Tuition Fees | Tuition Policies | Trial Classes | Makeup Classes | Dropping Classes

Registration Fees

New Student: $25

New Student, additional child same family – $10

Past Student (inactive): $10

Annual Studio Fee for all enrolled students (September): $10 (waived if registration paid within last 6 months)

Please note:

  • Registration fees are processed on a yearly basis for all enrolled students and are non-refundable.
  • Tuition Rates and Class Schedules are subject to change without notice but you always will be notified of any changes.
  • We reserve the right to refuse service.
  • Returning families with previously unpaid fees must pay a $25 registration fee per student to enroll in classes again.

Recreational and Company/Dance Club Tuition Fees

Standard classes per week:Monthly Fee
with multi-class discount:
1$55
2$95
3$125
4$150
5$175
6$200
7$225
8 $250
9$275
10+ UNLIMITED*$300

*Unlimited: all additional classes are included in the $300 unlimited fee per month

Drop-in class rates: $15 per class.  Please visit the office 15 minutes prior to the class to register or email tammy.ocpaa@gmail.com at least 2 days before the class.


Ballet Conservatory Tuition Fees

BY PLACEMENT ONLY. The OCPAA Ballet Conservatory track is for our advanced level company and OCPRO dancers.

Ballet Conservatory Class:$35 per class/per month
Not eligible for multi-class discounts or unlimited
Standard classes per week:Monthly Fee
with multi-class discount:
1$55
2$95
3$125
4$150
5$175
6$200
7$225
8 – UNLIMITED*$250

*Unlimited: all additional standard classes are included in the $250 unlimited fee per month


Tuition Policies:

  • Tuition is due and payable on the first of every month via automatic debit from a credit card stored on your portal account.
  • Prior to each billing cycle an email is sent to all families to confirm enrolled classes. This is your opportunity to drop or add classes. 
  • There is no refund for tuition already processed on classes that were requested to be dropped via phone or after the 5th of the month.  You must make the change prior to the first of the month via email, portal message or in person.
  • Auto-pay is mandatory for OCPAA tuition payments. For those who are unable to comply with this requirement, there will be a $10 fee per month added to tuition due by the 5th of each month.
  • Multi-class enrollment discounts will be automatically reflected when tuition is processed on the first of each month.
  • Debit cards/Visa/Mastercard/American Express are accepted for tuition auto payments.  Check and cash along with credit/debit cards are accepted for drop-in classes.
  • A $15 late fee will be assessed if tuition is not settled by the 5th of each month.
  • A $25 return check fee applies to all returned checks

Trial classes:

  • All new students to OCPAA who have not taken a class previously are entitled to trial any class in their age level for no cost.  Up to 2 trials in DIFFERENT classes are allowed.   Students may not take 2 trials classes in the same class (day/time). After two trials there will be a $15 drop-in fee for any additional classes the student wishes to try.
  • Current students are allowed to trial 1 class for free if they have never take that class category before. Example: Have been taking ballet and want to try Jazz.  After this there will be a $15 drop in fee for any additional classes the student wishes to try.
  • Returning students must pay the $10 returning student registration fee.  They are then allowed up to 2 trials in DIFFERENT classes.  Students may not take 2 trials classes in the same class (day/time). After two trials there will be a $15 drop-in fee for any additional classes the student wishes to try.
  • Any family account that has unpaid fees will not be permitted to take free trials.

Makeup Classes:

  • Only currently enrolled students are allowed to take makeup classes.
  • 2 makeup classes are allowed per month
  • Makeups must be made within 60 days of the missed class.
  • Makeups must be in classes other than the class missed
  • Any class in the student’s age level with openings and no waitlist may be used as a makeup
  • Makeups must not substitute for tuition – you can’t drop all classes and then take 2 classes per month until your makeups are used
  • Families with any unpaid fees will not be permitted to take makeups
  • Please email tammy.ocpaa@gmail.com to schedule a makeup class

Dropping Classes:

  • Classes dropped after the 5th of the month are no eligible for a refund
  • Classes MAY ONLY be dropped by sending an email directly to tammy.ocpaa@gmail.com or jessica.ocpaa@gmail.com or in person in the office
  • The portal does not allow direct dropping of classes through family accounts however you may send a message through the portal to request to drop
  • There is no refund for tuition already processed on classes that were requested to be dropped via phone.  You must make the change prior to the first of the month.
  • We strongly recommend emailing to drop versus visiting the office to drop